Cookies

Cookies are files saved on your phone, tablet or computer when you visit a website.

We use cookies that help protect your data and store information about how you use the North Northamptonshire Council website, so we can make it better.

Cookies that remember your preferences

When you visit this website, you may see a banner that invites you to accept cookies. If you choose to accept, we'll set cookies so that your web browser knows you've seen the banner and won’t show it to you again.

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Cookies that measure how you use the website

We use Google Analytics and Hotjar to measure how you and other visitors use this website. We do not allow Google or Hotjar to use or share any of that data.

Both Google Analytics and Hotjar set cookies that store anonymised information that includes:

  • how you got to the site
  • the pages you visit on the site
  • how long you spend on each page
  • what you click while you are visiting the site.

Google Analytics cookies:

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Hotjar cookies:

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Cookies on our old websites

Before we became North Northamptonshire Council, the county and borough councils in Northamptonshire had their own websites. We are still moving information from these old websites.

Until we complete this process, this new North Northamptonshire Council website will include links to information on the old sites.

All of the old websites have their own cookie policies:

Cookies on other sites we link to

Sometimes, we include links to services on other websites that are not controlled by North Northamptonshire Council. Those websites will likely set their own cookies and have their own cookie policy.

How to manage cookies

You can stop cookies being downloaded by changing the settings on your browser. If you do this, you may not be able to use every feature on this website.

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Why information is on a different website
We are in the process of adding information to this new unitary council website. Some pages will give you a link back to a previous council website to help you find what you need. Read more about the changes.